A bevy of UK beachside beauties gathered in Colombo on a tour of Sri Lanka in the run-up to the Miss England final on July 14, Mail Online reports.
The tour is run alongside the Miss Premier Ceylon contests, which will feature Sri Lankan catwalk queens. Girls from both countries teamed up for a series of glamorous group photos earlier in the week.
The young hopefuls—some as young as 17—gathered for a lavish hotel reception and a bit of retail therapy at nearby fashion boutiques where they tried on some colourful saris.
The young women could be seen posing in various traditional outfits all embellished with crystals and intricate beading before heading back to the hotel for a party and buffet dinner.
The beauty queens from all over Britain are vying for the crown of Miss England 2017 donned their finery for a stunning reception at Hotel OZO in Colombo overlooking the Indian Ocean.
Later they took a tour around the bustling city centre, where they are currently staying, meeting with Paddy Withana, chairman of the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority.
They will later fly back to Birmingham for the showdown on July 14 at Resorts World Hotel where Mr and Miss England will be crowned in a glittering ceremony.
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